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2015 Ketchikan King Salmon Derby

By on February 2, 2015

Are you ready for the Chinooks? The Ketchikan CHARR King Salmon Derby is an annual event taking place each year in Ketchikan, Alaska, beginning over Memorial Day weekend and continuing for the following two weekends. May 23-25, 2015 (Memorial Day

How to Catch More Salmon

By on December 12, 2014

I am often asked, “What can I do to catch more salmon?” The simplest and often most accurate answer is, fish where the salmon are. Or more precisely, fish in a school of salmon. Salmon will often congregate around a

Silver Salmon Season in Ketchikan, Alaska: Fishing and Catching Coho

By on August 5, 2014

While many people prefer fishing for Chinook salmon (aka King salmon) during the months of May and June in Ketchikan, other anglers prefer fishing for Coho salmon (aka Silver salmon) in September. The primary reason being that is the bag limit

Successful Halibut and Salmon Fishing in Alaska

By on December 10, 2013

Fishing in Alaska is something that every sportsman should experience. Offering exciting opportunities for halibut and salmon fishing, this is the destination that fishermen everywhere dream of. Halibut is especially abundant in the southeast are of Alaska, including Ketchikan. This

ALASKA SALMON FISHING METHODS & TECHNIQUES

By on December 11, 2012

Trolling is typically done between depths of 20′ to 100′ depending on target species. A 4-6 oz. lead is used for shallow trolling and Down Riggers are used to reach depths below 30′. We generally use a spoon or a

Grilled Alaska Salmon with Avocado and Papaya Spinach Salad

By on July 11, 2012

INGREDIENTS Alaska Salmon: 2 ½ lbs. Alaska Salmon, 8 ea. 5 oz. portions Salt and pepper, as needed Olive oil spray, as needed Lime Vinaigrette: 3 Tbsp. lime juice, fresh 2 Tbsp. rice vinegar 2 Tbsp. olive oil ½ tsp.

Allisons 41 lb Chinook (King Salmon) Ketchikan Alaska

By on June 16, 2011

King Salmon fishing at Chinook Shores Lodge, Ketchikan, Alaska. Allison York – Angler. Jeff Wedekind – Guide, Jenn Hofmann Nomad Charities

Finding the Best Alaska Salmon Fishing

By on December 11, 2010

Fishing in Alaska is the dream of many fishermen. Expert sportsmen agree that it is the prime location for catching salmon and halibut. If you are planning an Alaska fishing trip, you’ll want to get the most out of your

Killer Coho Salmon Fishing Ketchikan Alaska

By on October 28, 2010

Non-stop action, the bite was hot all day. Biggest coho was 17lb. Fishing at Chinook Shores Lodge in Ketchikan Alaska